Source: Newsletter of Capdigital, received the 9th of July 2015.
The Research Data Alliance, international organization dedicated to build the social and technical bridges that enable open sharing of data will organize its 6th plenary meeting, 23-25 September 2015 in Paris, were 700 participants from more than 40 countries are expected. This event, organized by Cap Digital, will be dedicated to foster connection between RDA members and startups, SMEs and large companies to promote enterprise engagement in RDA in the field of climate change. We are pleased to invite you to promote your data driven solution on for climate change issues with one of the two especially dedicated events described below:
Experimentation Day – “Data for Climate Change”
Organized on 24th September the Experimentation Day is specifically designed for companies proposing original data driven solutions to climate change issues to promote their product or services. With a dedicated area in the conference venue, enterprises and other initiatives are invited to submit an application to demonstrate how they make use of data to produce great solutions, services or products, having a positive impact on climate change issue.
To find more info and to participate, follow this link RDA XP Day.
Deadline : 31st july
Climate Change Data Challenge
We have created a special Data Challenge designed to connect Climate Change related Data Sets with startups, SMEs and larger organizations with practical application for these data. A wealth of datasets from different global organizations have been made available to enterprises for the creation of novel and innovative solution in the field of climate change.
Demonstrated how your original solution can help solving climate change issue using original data sets and get a chance to be one of the 3 finalists invited to present their solutions during the United Nations Conference on Climate Changes (COP21) in Paris, December 2015.The List of the proposed data sets and additional information can be found following this link: Climate Change Data Challenge.
Deadline : 31st August